The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Gauntlet
  • Gauntlet
  • Matthäus Frauenpreiss I (c. 1505 - 1549)
  • Jörg Sorg II (c. 1522), Etcher
  • Augsburg, Germany
  • c. 1550
  • Steel and gold, etched and gilt
  • Weight: 0.6 kg
  • A270
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Emperor Maximilian II; possibly Henry Courant, 1868; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.